Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Manager, Myanmar Information Management Unit (MIMU)

MIMU Manager
Myanmar Information Management Unit
Closing date: 01 Oct 2010
Location: Myanmar - Yangon
Summary of key functions:
Provide strategic guidance to the Humanitarian/Resident Coordinator, IASC/UN Country Team and stakeholders on date and information management for effective humanitarian and development programming;Develop strategies to ensure availability of data necessary to support coordination and decision-making, with an emphasis on supporting common indicators and common needs assessment initiativesLiaise with UN agencies, NGOs, Sector/Cluster coordination groups, governmental actors and other partners to help identify their information requirements and to ensure that the information needed to support humanitarian coordination and operations is made commonly available;Promote data standards (including Place Codes), develop standardized data collection and dissemination tools and processes, and support other information protocols, and the use of standardized metadata;Establish and lead inter-agency information management working group(s) to promote information-sharing, data standardization and interoperability and where appropriate, joint data development initiatives;Manage the development and maintenance of common databases and templates that support coordination and information-based decision making including:
Common Indicators
  • Common Assessment formats
  • Who, What, Where database
  • Myainfo (Devinfo platform)
  • Ensure necessary data and staff support for Geographic Information Systems development, mapping and analysis;
  • Conduct both simple and multi-dimensional analyses and seek ways of linking quantitative and qualitative information and analysis across sectors;
  • Ensure that the Unit provides timely, high-quality and demand driven information products and service including: technical support to partners end assistance on data collection, management;base maps, atlases and country gazetteers;
  • Thematic maps presenting multi-sectoral information;reports and summaries
  • Maximize the extent that Information and data is shared and disseminated among the IASC/UN Country Team and other humanitarian partners, ever mindful of sensitivity Issues;
  • Represent the Unit through briefings and other activities to the wider humanitarian community and provide reports on Un activities as requested;
  • Supervise the strategic and day-to-day management of the unit
  • Recruit, manage and train IMU staff in the performance of their duties, including staff development and regular assessment as well as providing support In key technical areas where possible;
  • Any other duties as may be requested by the HC/RC, IASC MIMU Steering Committee Function / Expected Results 1-4
  • Provide strategic guidance to the Humanitarian/Resident Coordinator, IASC/UN Country Team and stakeholders on data and information management for effective humanitarian and development programming;
Required Skills and Experience
Academic Qualifications :
Masters degree from an accredited institution, preferably in humanitarian affairs, information management, political science, development studies, social sciences
Work Experience :
  • A minimum of 7 years of increasingly responsible professional experience, Including management experience in information management, humanitarian affairs, emergency relief management, rehabilitation or development or a related field for a UN agency or NGO in a humanitarian or development environment
  • Demonstrated experience in understanding, managing and analyzing information at a strategic level and a clear understanding at how information can be used to improve humanitarian assistance delivery and development projects.
  • Excellent inter-personal and liaison skills - to have the ability to work with UN Heads of Agency, IASC members, NGOs and senior government officials to build relationships arid ensure cooperation;
  • Knowledge of information management technical tools , including database development and use of GIS systems;
  • Knowledge of information management technical tools , including database development and use of GIS systems; monstrated ability to properly prioritize and manage complex operational tasks in a difficult environment; possesses a strong service orientation;
Language :
Ability to write and concisely in English

You can apply Here : http://unjobs.org/vacancies/1285062295618

Saturday, September 18, 2010

Management Consultant

Job offer description:

City: Washington, DC


Implement best-in-class processes and projects including organization modeling and redesign and implementation, process, re-engineering, service delivery and defining service levels...


Excellent abilities to operate in complex institutional settings with high levels of uncertainty Excellent communication and (report) writing skills; Ability to capture in writing the essentials of complex issues



Advanced degree (MS/MA), Human Resources, Business Administration, MBA or related discipline.


Minimum of 10 years relevant experience in international organizations.


Fluency in English, and proficiency in French and/or Spanish is highly desirable

Organization: The World Bank
Unit / department:
Human Resources
Job type:
Human resources
Added on:
September 13 (2010)
September 26 (2010)

you can apply here : http://www.intljobs.org/offers/2010/4339.asp

Senior Functional Business Analyst – Service Management

United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS)
Closing date: 07 Oct 2010
Location: United States of America (the) - New York
PUNOPS helps its partners in the United Nations system meet the world's needs for building peace, recovering from disaster, and creating sustainable development. UNOPS is known for its ability to implement complex projects in all types of environments around the globe. In an effort to promote organizational excellence, UNOPS seeks highly qualified individuals for the following
Post Level P4 Fixed Term Appointment
Position status Non-rotational
Project Title Master Data Management
Duty Station New York
Duration One Year
Information Communications Technology Division, Department of Field Support (ICTD/DFS) provides reliable data, voice and information and communications technology (ICT) services and products to field missions in support of peace operations worldwide.
ICTD/DFS is engaged in the implementation of commercial off-the-shelf applications to: support the management of DPKO/DFS institutional information; support logistics and administrative activities and operations in the field; and deliver comprehensive master data management services, including data warehousing and the aggregation of key data and indicators to support strategic decision making.
DFS has requested UNOPS to provide technical capabilities in support of these initiatives.
Duties and Responsibilities
The incumbent will perform the following duties:
  • Liaise with business stakeholders to elicit, analyze, communicate and validate requirements for changes to business processes, policies and information systems;
  • Analyse business processes and problems to identify opportunities in the context of requirements and recommend solutions and their implementation through the delivery of information systems and tools;
  • Provide service management technical expertise including formulating and defining system scope and objectives based on business requirements and a thorough understanding industry standards, commercial software and best practices in this domain;
  • Manage and provide guidance for the development and implementation project lifecycle using relevant commercial software, including requirements gathering, use case development, and test plans development and execution;
  • Ensure that system deliverables are configured according to documented requirements including determined formats and tools;
  • Map processes and functional solutions and end-user training materials. Track project process against pre-determined plans on all aspects and during all phases of development and implementation;
  • Plan, prepare and facilitate customer workshops/interviews to collect, analyze and document use cases, business requirements, User Acceptance Testing (UAT) plans, processes, business rules and workflows and end-user training manuals;
  • Develop and document Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for normal product maintenance activities for the selected software platforms;
  • Monitor and report on the performance, including defect reporting processes of the project team and execution of project deliverables are achieved in accordance with budgetary and quality assurance requirements; and
  • Perform other project support related duties as required.
The incumbent is responsible to abide by security policies, administrative instructions, plans and procedures of the UN Security Management System and that of UNOPS.
Required Selection Criteria
Competencies and Skills
Professionalism - Strong theoretical background and practical knowledge of project management using commercial service management software in a large scale, complex implementation. Strong analytical and problem solving skills, including proficiency in managing the development and implementation of systems of moderate size/complexity. Thorough understanding of multiple functional areas related to complex projects and the ability to identify and quantify business process improvements, along with system improvements through the use of technology.
Planning and Organizing - Ability to organize, plan and implement work assignments, juggle competing demands and work under pressure of frequent and tight deadlines. Ability to lead a project team to completion and provide technical guidance to staff.
Communications - Excellent communication skills, including the ability to convey complex technical concepts and recommendations to both technical and non-technical staff at all levels, both orally and in writing, in a clear, concise style. Ability to communicate verbally and in writing with all levels of business representatives and management. Ability to handle sensitive and confidential information with a level of professionalism and integrity.
Client Orientation - Ability to identify and analyse requirements and develop appropriate project management and quality assurance strategies and solutions to meet the business needs.
Teamwork - Strong interpersonal skills and ability to establish and maintain effective partnerships and working relations in a multi-cultural, multi-ethnic environment with sensitivity and respect for diversity, including gender balance.
Technology - In-depth knowledge and experience in application lifecycle implementations and configuring software to meet business requirements.

Skill Requirements
Advanced University Degree (Masters or equivalent) in Information Systems and/or Information Technology or related field. A first level university degree and extensive relevant experience maybe accepted in lieu of advanced degree.

Work Experience:
A minimum of 7 years of progressively responsible professional experience in computer applications and in the design, implementation, operations, maintenance of complex systems is required. Minimum 3 years of business analysis experience in implementing at least 2 full lifecycle implementations of complex, large scale systems implementations.
Must have solid programme/project management skills. ITIL Trained/Certified, PRINCE2 Practitioner or PMP certifications are highly desirable.

How to apply
Submission of Applications
Qualified candidates may submit their application, including a letter of interest, complete Curriculum Vitae and an updated United Nations Personal History Form (P.11) (available on our website), via e-mail to DFSJobs@unops.org
Kindly indicate the vacancy number and the post title in the subject line when applying by email.
Additional Considerations
  • Applications received after the closing date will not be considered.
  • Only those candidates that are short-listed for interviews will be notified.
  • Qualified female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.
  • UNOPS reserves the right to appoint a candidate at a level below the advertised level of the post.
For more information on UNOPS, please visit the UNOPS website at www.unops.org

You can apply Here : http://unjobs.org/vacancies/1284752850912

Friday, September 10, 2010

Various jobs in ILBS

Institute of Liver & Biliary Sciences (ILBS)
D-1, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi-110070

Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences
(ILBS) is a dedicated centre of excellence in the field of Hepatobiliary Sciences. The institute invites applications in prescribed format, from eligible candidates, to fill up the following posts on contract basis :
Regular Posts :
  1. Professor (Interventional Radiology) : 01 post
  2. Addl. Professor (Radiology) : 01 post
  3. Addl. Professor (Interventional Radiology) : 01 post
  4. Associate Professor (Interventional Radiology) : 01 post
  5. Assistant Professor (Nephrology) : 01 post
  6. Assistant Professor (Oncology) : 01 post
  7. Assistant Professor (Hepatology) : 01 post
  8. Assistant Professor (Pediatric Hepatology) : 01 post
  9. Assistant Professor (Surgical Hepatology) : 01 post
  10. Sr. Manager (Engineering) : 01 post
  11. Manager (Radiation Safety) : 01 post
  12. Blood Bank Officer : 01 post
  13. Sr. Resident (Transfusion Medicine) : 01 post
  14. Sr. Resident (Radiology/ Interventional Radiology) : 04 posts
  15. Sr. Resident (Anaesthesia/ Intensive care) : 03 posts
  16. Assistant Manager (Billing & Cash) : 01 post
  17. Physicist : 01 post
  18. Jr. Resident : 04 posts
  19. Sr. Technical Executive (Radiology) : 01 post
  20. Sr. Executive (Purchase) : 01 post
  21. Technical Executive (Nuclear Medicine) or RSO II : 01 post
  22. Technical Executive (Cardiology) : 01 post
  23. Jr. Technical Executive (Hepatology) : 01 post
  24. Nurse/Jr. Nurse : 65 posts
  25. Sr. Technician (Elect.) : 01 post
  26. Technician (Elect.) : 02 posts
  27. Assistant Professor (Research) : 01 post
  28. Sr. Resident (Radiology) : 01 post
  29. Sr. Resident (Hepatology) : 01 post
  30. Jr. Resident : 01 post
  31. Sr. Nurse : 01 post
  32. Nurse/Jr. Nurse : 07 posts
  33. Jr. Technical Executive (Anaesthesia & ICU) : 01 post
 How to Apply : Application in prescribed Performa along with attested copies of certificates and testimonials and bank draft for prescribed fee must reach the Administrative OfficeInstitute of Liver & Biliary Sciences, D-1, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi-110070 latest by 30/09/2010.
you can apply here :

For further information and application form format kindly visit http://www.ilbs.in/careers.html.

GNDU Clerk-cum-Data-Entry-Operators vacancy

GT Road, Amritsar, Punjab India
Applications are invited for the following post: in GNDU Amritsar on contract basis for 3 years :
  • Clerk-cum-Junior Data Entry Operators : 25 posts (UR -13, Ex-servicemen-1, Sportsperson-1,  Handicapped Person-1, SCs- 6 (Other SCs – 5, Ex-servicemen SC– 1), BCs- 3 (Other BCs-2, Ex-servicemen BC-1)), Pay: Rs. 7000/- p.m. fixed

How to Apply : Application in the precribed format should be send latest by 22/09/2010.

You can apply here :

Please visit
http://gndu.ac.in/careerwithus.asp for details and application format.